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Aristotle and rational discovery

Author: Russell Winslow
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, 2007.
Series: Continuum studies in ancient philosophy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this book, Russell Winslow pursues a new interpretation of logos in Aristotle. Rather than a reading of rationality that cleaves human beings from nature, this new interpretation suggests that, for Aristotle, consistent and dependable rational arguments reveal a deep dependency upon nature. To this end, the author shows that a rational account of a being is in fact subject to the very same principle that governs  Read more...
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Winslow, Russell.
Aristotle and rational discovery.
London ; New York : Continuum, 2007
(OCoLC)655578690
Named Person: Aristotle.; Aristotle.; Aristoteles
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Russell Winslow
ISBN: 9780826496874 0826496873
OCLC Number: 124968263
Description: 150 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Between Reason and Nature-Rereading Aristotelian Rationality 1 --
1 Categories of beings 3 --
2 The two-fold structure of logos 7 --
3 Logos and human nature 10 --
4 The domains of logos: logic, nature, and ethics 12 --
Chapter 1 On Discovering Nature through Epagoge 19 --
1 On the epegoge of nature 20 --
2 The motion of epagoge: Discovering the other through the same 23 --
3 The motion epagoge: Disclosing the prouparchousa gnosis 29 --
Chapter 2 Speaking of Motion 33 --
1 Motion admits of being: Aristotle's confrontation with Parmenides 35 --
2 Motion is secured as being by continuity 39 --
3 Speaking of nous: On the relation of logos and nous in Aristotle 52 --
4 Speaking of archai: Defining as revealing beings 62 --
Chapter 3 On the Natural Possibilities of Reason 75 --
1 The logos of dunamis in physis 79 --
2 The dunamis of logos in anthropoi 86 --
Chapter 4 On the Nature of Reason 91 --
1 Acquiring human nature 93 --
2 The circular motion of human nature 99 --
Final Remarks on the Virtue of Rational Discovery 110 --
Aristotle's Works 145.
Series Title: Continuum studies in ancient philosophy.
Responsibility: Russell Winslow.

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Pursues a different interpretation of logos in Aristotle. Rather than a reading of rationality that cleaves human beings from nature, this interpretation suggests that, for Aristotle, consistent and  Read more...

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